Professional LCD Display Hair Straightener sold via eBay Recall

18 August 2023


Electric shock.

Models affected

Listing Name: Hair Straighteners Professional Irons Digital LCD Display Salons 25 Temperature
eBay Item Number: 154619208242


Teal-coloured hair straighteners with copper-coloured buttons, with black power supply cord and three-pin plug, supplied in black cardboard packaging.

The product presents a serious risk of electric shock as the creepage and clearance distances are insufficient, which can lead to accessible metal parts becoming live under fault conditions. The product also required improvements to marking, labelling and documentation.

The product does not meet the requirements of the Electrical Equipment (Safety) Regulations 2016.